Archive for May, 2017

Party!

Posted by Nathan Block On May 31, 2017 Comments Off

Last week we held our end of the competition season party at the House Of Pizza in Sartell. We celebrated and awarded our members who lettered, and the one graduating senior, Nathan Block.   Letter winners, Jaeger Johnson, Nathan Block, Rose Kellner and Austin Applegate with Coaches Tom and Corey. and Mentors Scoobs, Nick and Zach  [ Read More ]

Floats and Bots!

Posted by Nathan Block On May 23, 2017 Comments Off

We demoed for Tech last week for their Freshman Open House. Those who attended were impressed by what our robot can do,and that it was made by students. We are also working on a new float for this year's parades! We have a smaller trailer this year , so we are making some changes, including having changeable siding  [ Read More ]

Divide and Conquer

Posted by carrie block On May 16, 2017 Comments Off

This week we divided to conquer all the work we needed to get done. We had a couple people work on improving the candy robot for this summer. The rest of the group worked on taking apart and fixing the trailer that we will be using during the summer parades. We had a couple people  [ Read More ]

Discovery and Recovery!

Posted by carrie block On May 8, 2017 Comments Off

Last week we went to Discovery Elementary School and showed them our robot. It was fun to explain how the robot works, then see their faces light up with amazement and curiosity. They asked lots of questions and they seemed very interested in how the robot worked and how it does so many things. They had lots of fun  [ Read More ]

Who, What, Where, When and How??

Posted by carrie block On May 2, 2017 Comments Off
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This week we worked on our candy robot. We are working on fixing how the candy is dropped, and trying to figure out a better design, in preparation for parades this summer. We also presented our competition robot to the St. Joe Legion. We gave them a demonstration and explanation of how the robot works.     [ Read More ]